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UNITED STATE PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
A searchable database plus general information.
UNITED STATES COPYRIGHT OFFICE, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
Downloadable forms and informational publications
CORNELL LAW SCHOOL LEGAL INFORMATION INSTITUTE
A legal dictionary and encyclopedia, plus a link to the U.S. Code.
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF LAW LIBRARIANS
A great source for lots of Internet resources.
General legal research site
Self-help software and books.
NATIONAL PARALEGAL COLLEGE
Helpful summaries of Constitutional Law matters and Criminal Procedure matters
CALIFORNIA SECRETARY OF STATE BUSINESS PORTAL
Research name availability, filing fees, etc. for California corporations, LLCs and LPs.
CALIFORNIA APPELLATE AND SUPREME COURT OPINIONS
Access to all of California’s precedential appellate decisions since 1850.
OPINIONS OF THE CALIFORNIA ATTORNEY GENERAL
Searchable list of opinions issued by the state Attorney General’s office, 1986 – present.
CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE INFORMATION
Official California Legislative Information, including California statutes, recent legislation and pending legislation.
CALIFORNIA COURT RULES
California Court Rules, organized by category, with a link to local county rules.